Gina McCarthy

EPA Renews Focus on Public Health

EPA head Gina McCarthy is now calling for the agency to take another step that is sure to drive many Republicans insane: She…

EPA Proposes to Tighten Ozone Emissions Standard

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy announced new, more stringent ozone emissions standards in a bid to reduce smog and improve human and environmental health.…

Obama, McCarthy Reaffirm Government’s Commitment to Environmental Justice

On the 25th anniversary of a historic executive order issued by then President Clinton, the President and EPA Administrator's renewed commitment to environmental…

EPA Proposes Carbon Emissions Limits on New U.S. Power Plants

Following through on the President's historic National Climate Change Action Plan, the EPA proposed precedent-setting new rules limiting carbon emissions for new power…

EPA Leader McCarthy Will Target Coal (Oil and Gas, Maybe Not So Much)

New EPA Chief Gina McCarthy will focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants, but the picture for oil and gas…